Join Our Mentorship Program


Our Chamber has a mentorship initiative designed to help connect mentors with mentees in the black business world. If you ask any business owner, they’ll tell you that having a good mentor is one of the keys to a successful business.

Black BRAND Wealth Machine


We’re building black millionaires in Hampton Roads


Black BRAND is proud to introduce the Wealth Machine! A three-phase, transformative pitch competition for black youth with a disruptive, scalable business idea and the passion, drive and courage to be the next black millionaire in Hampton Roads!

Join Our App


Join our Black BRAND app! Make a donation of $10 or more and we will add your business information to the only black business app in the 757. Or, sponsor 10 business for $100!


And, we have already done the heavy lifting! With hundreds of downloads by those looking to #buyblack, we know you’ll get more than your money’s worth.


Plus when you add your business to our app, you support our Legacy Council’s 150-Year Planning Process!

B Force Accelerator

COMING SOON! A 15-week business accelerator with more than 50 professional mentors, wraparound technical assistance, and access to capital!

We’ve borrowed from Dr. Claude Anderson’s Powernomics model to build a local coalition, The Legacy Council, to close the gap buy building economic equity. View the video, support the effort, and join our upcoming events to learn more.